Charming Shoppes, Inc. operates specialty clothing stores for women. It sells special plus size garments for women. The company operates through two segments: the retail store segment and the consumer direct segment. The Retail Stores segment operates retail stores and store-related e-commerce websites consisting of three distinct core brands: Lane Bryant, Fashion Bug, and Catherine’s Plus Sizes. The Direct to Consumer segment is dedicated to the sale of food and gifts through its catalog and FIGI’S website. Charming Shoppes was founded on September 13, 1940 and is based in Bensalem, PA.